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  • Mark Sanford breaks up with fiancee, blames ex-wife

    WASHINGTON Rep. Mark Sanford, R-S.C., announced Friday that he broke off his engagement to Argentine fiancee Maria Belen Chapur, saying on Facebook that he was forced to end the relationship because his ex-wife had filed a new legal complaint against him....
  • Mexico President slams Texas governor over border crackdown

    MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Texas Gov. Rick Perry's deployment of National Guard troops on the U.S.-Mexican border is "reprehensible" and puts neighborly relations at risk, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said in an interview published on Friday....
  • What Four Years Of Malloy Have Wrought

    Imagine a governor claiming a budget surplus made by heavy tax increases and heavy borrowing. Imagine a governor whose policies led Connecticut to be ranked as having the highest fuel taxes (per USA Today), being among the worst financially managed (per...
  • With eye on market stability, Fischer carves out Fed role

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer has been tapped to head a new financial stability panel at the U.S. central bank, an influential perch he could use to try to broaden and enhance the Fed's powers to ward off a future...
  • Corbett delays execution over drugs

    Corbett delays execution over drugs
    HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's governor granted a reprieve to a condemned murderer on death row on Friday because the state did not have the drugs needed to put him to death. Governor Tom Corbett granted the temporary reprieve for Hubert Michael, 58,...
  • Quinn, Rauner line up new endorsements

    Quinn, Rauner line up new endorsements
    Endorsements for the governor’s race keep rolling in, with the Chicago Teachers Union declaring its support for Gov. Pat Quinn today while Republican challenger Bruce Rauner received the backing of the National Federation of Independent Business....
  • Change Not Always Better

    I'm a mom of two with a blue-collar husband. I wasn't happy with increases in taxes and I'm not into politics. I didn't know Gov. M. Jodi Rell left the state facing huge debt. Any politician can say, "I'll never raise taxes," but those are empty...
  • Auditors: More Miscues Managing CT Teachers' Retirement System

    The state agency that oversees benefits for 32,000 retired Connecticut teachers and their beneficiaries came under fire again Thursday from the state auditors. While Auditors Robert M. Ward and John C. Geragosian expanded concerns they raised earlier...
  • Malloy's Numbers Don't Add Up To Win

    Malloy's Numbers Don't Add Up To Win
    The tyranny of numbers has taken over the race for governor. Wednesday's Quinnipiac University poll of the contest found Republican challenger and former ambassador to Ireland Thomas Foley leading incumbent Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy by six points....
  • Pollster's Rule

    Pollster's Rule
    “If the election were held today...” Probably the most mystical political statement ever invented, right up there with “I see a shining city on a hill.” Of course, the election won’t be held tomorrow, or the day after, or the...
  • 942 Students Enroll In "Get Back To Go Ahead" Program, Gov Says

    942 Students Enroll In "Get Back To Go Ahead" Program, Gov Says
    More than 900 students have enrolled in college as part of the state's "Go Back To Get Ahead" program, according to Gov. Dannel Malloy's office.  The program encourages state residents to re-enroll in college to finish their associate or bachlor...